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Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB vs Microsoft Surface Book i7: 38 facts in comparison

1. pixel density

52.43% higher pixel density.
127ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
267ppi

2. Has a backlit keyboard

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7
57% have it

3. longer battery life

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
14h
Lenovo ThinkPad X260 12.5" Intel Core i7 6600U 2.6GHz / 4GB / 500GB: 21h
16h

4. thickness

5.6mm thinner.
17.2mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
22.8mm

5. weight

297g lighter.
1.35kg
Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB: 249.5g
1.65kg

6. resolution

78.4% higher resolution.
1440 x 900px
Porsche Design Book One: 3840 x 2160px
3000 x 2000px

7. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
2
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i5-8250U 1.6GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD: 4
2

8. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7

9. Has a flip and fold design

A flip and fold design allows you to fold the screen over the keyboard and transform the device into a tablet, without splitting the device into two pieces.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7
11% have it

10. volume

23.17% less body volume.
1269.3204400000002cm³
Porsche Design Book One: cm³
1652.6541240000001cm³

11. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7
99% have it

12. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7
6% have it

13. width

12.8mm narrower.
325.1mm
Lenovo Flex 10 10.1" Intel Celeron N2805 1.46GHz / 2GB / 320GB: 188.5mm
312.3mm

14. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7

15. height

5.1mm shorter.
227mm
Toshiba Tecra A50-C1541 15.6" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB: 126mm
232.1mm

16. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7
6% have it

17. Has a detachable keyboard

You can detach the keyboard of your device and use the screen as a tablet. Detaching the keyboard makes the device lighter and gives you the possibility to switch easily between laptop-mode and tablet-mode.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7
5% have it

18. Has a MagSafe power adapter

The MagSafe power adapter uses a power connector that is attached magnetically. When pulled or tugged, the connector will come out of the socket safely.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7
3% have it

19. USB 3.0 ports

More USB 3.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 3.0. USB 3.0 is an improved version of USB 2.0 which offers faster transfer rates.
2
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 6
2

20. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7
99% have it

21. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Google Pixelbook: 4
2

22. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7
88% have it

23. has an IPS screen

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7
34% have it

24. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Microsoft Surface Book i7

25. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
13.3"
MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 18.4"
13.5"

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